|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fenton is 11,989. Fenton, Michigan is the 2,767th largest city in the US.
Parts of Fenton are located within Genesee County, Livingston County and Oakland County.
The peak population of Fenton was in 2020, when its population was 12,031. In 2020, Fenton was the 2,751st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,767th largest city in the US. Fenton is currently 0.3% smaller than it was in 2020.
Fenton has grown 12.2% since the 2000. Fenton, Michigan's growth is about average. 40% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Fenton has a population density of 1,760.4 people per square mile.
|2854||Grosse Pointe Park||11,419||-8.2%|
|2860||East Grand Rapids||11,389||5.7%|
|2761||East Bethel, Minnesota||12,038||9.2%|
|2762||Hartsville/Trousdale County, Tennessee||12,035||64.6%|
|2765||River Edge, New Jersey||12,009||9.7%|
|2770||Show Low, Arizona||11,967||51.3%|
|2773||Archdale, North Carolina||11,953||31.3%|
The total voting age population of Fenton, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 8,831. The voting age population is 44.9% male and 55.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.5% of the residents of Fenton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fenton are 94.9% White, 3.6% Two or more races, 1.2% Black and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 3.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fenton, 11.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 16.0%. On a per-household basis, 8.0% of families are below the poverty line in Fenton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.6% of Fenton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.1% of Fenton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.0% have a bachelor's degree and 10.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fenton residents aged 5 and older, 1.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fenton is 4.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fenton, 10.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fenton is $63,036.
In Fenton, 60.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.6% of housing units in Fenton.
Of all the housing units in Fenton, 10.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Fenton, 14.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fenton is $1,030.
In Fenton, 83.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.